Tag Archives: Education

New Adventures Ahead.

You are capable of more than you know. Choose a goal that seems right for you and strive to be the best, however hard the path. Aim high. Behave honorably. Prepare to be alone at times, and to endure failure. Persist! The world needs all you can give.~E. O. Wilson Heading Back Out Into The […]

Improving Yourself With Found Knowledge.

A people without the knowledge of their past history, origin and culture is like a tree without roots.~Marcus Garvey Retrieving Bits Of You We all know more than we can consciously access… Our highest selves know everything because we are everything. The poor physical copies of our true selves must muddle through life here on […]

Registered and Ready For School!

A human life is a schooling for eternity.~ Gottfried Keller Today was spent registering my daughter for her new school, which she will begin attending in two days… Finally, everything is coming together. So much has to be done to change a child’s school, especially when there is a change in custody like there is […]

Monkeys In the classroom?!

Confronting the unknown and dealing with discomfort is how growth happens. It’s not something humans (and monkeys) naturally enjoy, but it’s a necessary part of learning and becoming the best monkey you can be. Doug and I left our soul sucking municipal hell job to pursue contentment on a path of our own choosing. While […]

To The Other Critics (Yes You).

Doug and I felt good telling our inner critic exactly how we feel. We thought if doing it once feels good, doing it twice will be three times better (monkeys aren’t great at math).  There are lots of people who held us back in the past. Others have purposely or maybe unintentionally undermined our dreams […]

Whatcha Got Already?

Today, Doug and I are taking stock of the skills and abilities we already possess. We’re making a list of current skills, and will look at them with a fresh mindset. This list won’t tell us much about our future path, but it will show us where we’ve been, and where we’ve expended our efforts. […]